Former Angels José Iglesias congratulates on his Instagram
Pitcher Shohei Ohtani of the Angels who won the American League MVP with a full vote on the 18th (19th Japan time). For the second Japanese feat following Mr. Ichiro (Mariners), “former partner” Jose Iglesias infielder also sent a congratulatory message.
Iglesias, who traded from the Angels to the Red Sox in the middle of the season, is known as Otani’s best friend, and when he hit a home run, he usually jumped out to the front of the bench to meet him. This “Buddy” spelled “Congratulations to my friend Shohei Otani, who was selected as the 2021 A League MVP!” On his Instagram, and took three pictures of the moment when he shared his joy. Attached.
The two were transferred in the middle of the season and separated, but the bond still seems to be deep, “I was happy to be able to play together this season and see your play. A great player on the field. He is an even more amazing person when he leaves there. Congratulations again! ” Fans also commented on the blessing of Iglesias overflowing with “Ai Otani”, “I miss Mr. Igles”, “Lovely photos”, “I want you to play with Shohei again”, and “Shohei would like to see you too”. Was.